The Madre De Teus Church, popularly known as Vettukadu church, is
situated around 7 kms from Thiruvananthapuram.
annual festival of the church is celebrated over the ten days
culminating in the last Sunday of the laturgical year. Various religious
rites are carried out during the festival days.
On the last Saturday, the image of Christ the king is taken out in a big
colorful procession. A solemn High Mass, sermons, Eucharistic procession
and benediction mark the final day.
Madre De Teus Church
A Colorful Procession on
the last day of Perunal
Prime Attractions of Trivandrum
The Aaranmula Boat Race is staged each year in the
scenic village of Aaranmula in August/ September. This river carnival is
part of the Aaranmula Temple festival. more..
Varkala is a sea side resort, as well as an important
Hindu centre of pilgrimage. High cliffs with rich mineral springs rise
majestically from the coastline. The 2,000 year old Janardana Swamy
Temple and the Nature Centre are the two main attractions here